Meaning of “dairy farm” in the English Dictionary


"dairy farm" in English

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dairy farmnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdeə.ri ˌfɑːm/ us /ˈder.i ˌfɑːrm/ US also dairy

Examples from literature

  • In the past we have had eight distributors with fifteen wagons handling the milk supplied from fifty dairy farms. 
  • Likewise our dairy farms, our fruit farms, and our market gardens have been segregated from the general farm. 
  • The milk comes from forty-four thousand dairy farms scattered through New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Vermont, and even Ohio. 
  • The milk inspector on visiting this dairy farm found that the well was receiving the drainage of both house and privy. 
  • The shepherd dog is another useful—almost indispensable—creature, on the sheep, or dairy farm. 

(Definition of “dairy farm” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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